Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

4G
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 337 352
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15 -28
Permanent jobs citing 4G 9 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.087% 0.083% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 11
South West median annual salary £42,500 £70,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.29% +60.92% +81.25%
10th Percentile £38,625 £52,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £56,125 £70,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £65,000 £56,750
% change year-on-year -29.23% +14.54% +26.11%

4G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1809 1997 2239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.50% 18.41% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1641 1962
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,675
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing 4G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in the South West

4G
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G in the South West.

Salary trend for 4G in the South West

4G
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 4G in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 4G in the South West

4G
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 5 £42,500 - 1
Bristol -27 2 £46,250 -11.90%
Cornwall 0 1 £48,000 -
Somerset - 1 £42,500 -
4G
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing 4G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for 4G.

1 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) LTE
2 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) ICMP
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) SNMP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) HND
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) SSH
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 4 (44.44%) Def Stans
3 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering

4G
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LTE
2 5 (55.56%) 3G
2 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 4 (44.44%) ICMP
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) SNMP
3 4 (44.44%) SSH
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
6 1 (11.11%) 5G
6 1 (11.11%) 802.11
6 1 (11.11%) 802.15
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) MIMO
6 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) IP Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (11.11%) Presales
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Lua
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) HND
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Capita